The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham - - 9.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,875 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.88% +6.25%
DBA
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chatham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 88.00% 84.21% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

DBA
Salary Trend in Chatham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Chatham region.

DBA Salary Trend in Chatham

DBA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Database Security
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) SSDT
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) DTS
5 1 (20.00%) SAN

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chatham region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SSDT
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Replication
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Database Security
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL